Startups | Crain's Houston

Business news covering the entrepreneurial culture and new business ventures.

Can Houston get a bigger slice of the VC pie?

Station Houston wants to bring a startup support system to the city. | Photo via Creative Commons

July 22, 2016 - 5:12pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Emmitt Smith

Background:  

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Chris Pierson

Background:  

Social investment startup hopes to 'connect the world'

Investodor, a Houston-based technology startup, will seek growth funds later this year or early 2017. | Screenshot via investodor.com.

July 9, 2016 - 1:23am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Adam Zilberbaum

Background:  

Rise Air to add new destinations as it takes on legacy airlines

Rise Air celebrated its first year of operation on July 7, and CEO Nick Kennedy has big plans to grow and improve the startup. | Photo courtesy of Rise Air.

July 1, 2016 - 2:18pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Chris Ovitz

Background:  

San Antonio doc says cancer ‘moonshot’ must tap new biotech, pharma

Dr. Anthony Tolcher is director of clinical research at San Antonio-based South Texas Accelerated Research Therapeutics (START), a global leader in Phase I medical oncology.

June 2, 2016 - 2:56pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Eric Grosse

Background:  

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Todd Marks

Background:  

Pages